Nejc Prah is a Slovenian designer. He works with a wide range of clients, occasionally teaches at the Academy in Ljubljana and often gives workshops and lectures in various institutions around the world. He collaborates with Ansambel, a network of designers, illustrators, animators and photographers, which enables him to scale up the studio when needed. Nejc worked as an art director at Bloomberg Businessweek in New York before starting his own studio in Ljubljana in 2019. He earned an MFA from Yale School of Art in 2015. 

Studio

Dunajska 49

1000 Ljubljana

Slovenia

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Latest

Goat editorial

ECAL workshop

Luka Dončić court

Inventory poster

Upcoming

Interiors, catalog

Intro, for FA

Molecule chair

Garden gnomes

Selected Clients

  • Atlantic Records
    Remote EP
    Remote EP
  • Bloomberg Businessweek
    Forza Italia
    Forza Italia
  • Boiler Room
    Have you tried reseting the system?
    Have you tried reseting the system?
  • Brain Magazine
    Cover art
    Cover art
  • Brumen Foundation
    Brumen Biennial identity
    Brumen Biennial identity
  • Celtra
    Communication
    Communication
  • Dinamo
    Fabian & Johannes
    Fabian & Johannes
  • Faculty for Architecture
    delux
    delux
  • Fader Magazine
    F for Fader
    F for Fader
  • Frank Ocean
    DHL
    DHL
  • Gilligan Moss
    Yugo for GM
    Yugo for GM
  • Goat
  • Homer
    Pierce it!
    Pierce it!
  • It's Nice That
    INT x Adobe colab
    INT x Adobe colab
  • MAO
    edu.arh exhibition design
    edu.arh exhibition design
  • MGLC
    One of the symbols for the graphic biennial
    One of the symbols for the graphic biennial
  • NBA2K
  • The New York Times
    Illustration about a sex pass
    Illustration about a sex pass
  • Opening Ceremony
    Beastie Boys
    Beastie Boys
  • Outsider
    upgrade
    upgrade
  • Printed Pages
    Postcard for the magazine
    Postcard for the magazine
  • Slavs and Tatars
    for the Crack Up - Crack Down publication
    for the Crack Up - Crack Down publication
  • Tank Magazine
    Ice cream for Rosie and Kourosh
    Ice cream for Rosie and Kourosh
  • Type Directors Club Tokyo
    Signage for the exhibition in Tokyo
    Signage for the exhibition in Tokyo
  • Vice
    Fanatics: the deep end
    Fanatics: the deep end
  • Wolff Olins
    Illustration for Wolff Olins soccer team
    Illustration for Wolff Olins soccer team
  • Yale University
    Commencement 2014
    Commencement 2014
  • Die Zeit Campus
    Warum bin ich so müde?
    Warum bin ich so müde?

Exhibitions

Nejc regularly participates in various international exhibitions showcasing contemporary design. He contributed to Typojanchi Typography Biennial in Seoul, Demo festival in Amsterdam, Chaumont festival in France, NADA fair in New York, several exhibitions at the Ginza Graphic Gallery and the G8 gallery in Tokyo, among others. His first solo show, titled ‘Mal za hec, mal za res’ opened in Ljubljana in 2017. 

Flags for peace, Netherlands
Flags for peace, Netherlands
Solo show, Ljubljana, photo by Klemen Ilovar
Solo show, Ljubljana, photo by Klemen Ilovar
Typojanchi Biennial, photo by Kisu Park
Typojanchi Biennial, photo by Kisu Park
Illuminating graphics, Tokyo
Illuminating graphics, Tokyo

Speaking and Workshops

  • 2021
    ECAL Master Type Design, workshop, CH
  • 2021
    RISD, lecture and crit, USA
  • 2021
    Central St. Martens, workshop, UK
  • 2021
    Design+Science summer school, SLO
  • 2021
    INTL conference, lecture, SCT
  • 2021
    Burg Giebichenstein University, conversation with students, DE
  • 2020
    EKA GD, lecture, EE
  • 2020
    Academia Nuts, lecture, SLO
  • 2020
    Indigo festival, lecture, SLO
  • 2018
    Hopscotch Reading Room, lecture, DE
  • 2018
    Shilington College, lecture, USA
  • 2017
    City Hall Ljubljana, lecture, SLO
  • 2017
    TDC Tokyo, lecture, JAP
  • 2017
    University of Brighton, lecture, UK/USA
  • 2016
    Rutgers University, lecture, USA
  • 2015
    Parsons The New School, lecture, USA
  • 2015
    TDC Tokyo, lecture, JAP
  • 2013
    Vojnik conference, lecture, SRB

Selected Press

  • 2021
    It's Nice That, UK
  • 2020
    It's Nice That, UK
  • 2020
    RTV Slovenia, SLO
  • 2020
    Delo, SLO
  • 2020
    Val 202, SLO
  • 2020
    ARS, SLO
  • 2019
    Communication Arts, UK
  • 2019
    Mladina, SLO
  • 2019
    Outsider, SLO
  • 2018
    It's Nice That, UK
  • 2018
    Page magazine, DE
  • 2018
    It's Nice That, UK
  • 2016
    AIGA Eye on Design, UK
  • 2016
    It's Nice That, UK
  • 2016
    Tunica Magazine, USA
  • 2015
    It's Nice That, UK

Awards and Recognitions

  • 2020
    D&AD award, wooden pencil, USA
    Cover for Bloomberg Businessweek
    Cover for Bloomberg Businessweek
  • 2020
    Prešeren fund award, SLO
  • 2020
    Tresk festival award, best album design, SLO
    Uho je senca očesa, with Matej Stupica
    Uho je senca očesa, with Matej Stupica
  • 2019
    9th Brumen biennial, category award, SLO
    33rd graphic biennial identity
    33rd graphic biennial identity
  • 2019
    American Society of Magazine Editors, Best cover nomination, USA
    Cover for Bloomberg Businessweek
    Cover for Bloomberg Businessweek
  • 2017
    8th Brumen biennial, Grand Prix, SLO
    Koordinate zvoka poster series, with Klemen Ilovar
    Koordinate zvoka poster series, with Klemen Ilovar
  • 2017
    8th Brumen biennial, category award, SLO
    Koordinate zvoka poster series, with Klemen Ilovar
    Koordinate zvoka poster series, with Klemen Ilovar
  • 2017
    The ones to watch, Itsnicethat.com selection, UK
  • 2017
    ZGRAF, honorable mention, HR
    Koordinate zvoka poster series, with Klemen Ilovar
    Koordinate zvoka poster series, with Klemen Ilovar
  • 2017
    TDC Tokyo, TDC award, JAP
    Koordinate zvoka poster series, with Klemen Ilovar
    Koordinate zvoka poster series, with Klemen Ilovar
  • 2016
    TDC New York, Certificate of Typographic Excellence, USA
    Cover for Bloomberg Businessweek, with Tracy Ma
    Cover for Bloomberg Businessweek, with Tracy Ma
  • 2016
    Young Guns Club, Selected by ADC New York, USA
    Koordinate zvoka poster series, with Klemen Ilovar
    Koordinate zvoka poster series, with Klemen Ilovar
  • 2015
    TDC Tokyo, Grand Prix, JAP
    Pecha Kucha for Yale
    Pecha Kucha for Yale
  • 2015
    Toby Dewan Lewis Fellowship, Yale, USA
  • 2015
    7th Brumen biennial, selection, SLO
  • 2014
    TDC New York, Certificate of Typographic Excellence, USA
    Challe Salle in Tribuna mag by Klemen Ilovar
    Challe Salle in Tribuna mag by Klemen Ilovar
  • 2014
    Chaumont, international poster festival, selection, FR
  • 2013
    ZGRAF, honorable mention, HR
    Tribuna newspaper, cover by Tjaša Pogačar
    Tribuna newspaper, cover by Tjaša Pogačar
Coding by Gordan Ratković, photography by Klemen Ilovar, © 2021 all rights reserved. The company Nejc Prah s.p. is registered in the Business Register of the Republic of Slovenia, registration number 8544948000